Facebook Data Center Technician in Prineville, Oregon


Facebook's mission is to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together. Through our family of apps and services, we're building a different kind of company that connects billions of people around the world, gives them ways to share what matters most to them, and helps bring people closer together. Whether we're creating new products or helping a small business expand its reach, people at Facebook are builders at heart. Our global teams are constantly iterating, solving problems, and working together to empower people around the world to build community and connect in meaningful ways. Together, we can help people build stronger communities - we're just getting started.


Facebook is seeking Data Center Technician to join the Enterprise Engineering (EE) Infrastructure team to help build and maintain data center equipment supporting Facebook's incredible growth. Our group requires working cross-functionally with a number of organizations to ensure optimal operation and growth of our data center, network, compute, and storage resources. This position is full-time and based at our Prineville, OR Data Center.

Required Skills:

  1. Rack, cable, and label data center equipment including network, server, and storage devices

  2. Diagnose, troubleshoot, and repair data center equipment

  3. Manage a queue of install and repair tickets, provide details of work performed

  4. Coordinate with partner teams for equipment receiving, RMAs, power, and cabling work for installs, upgrades, and decommissioning projects

  5. Participate in part-time on-call rotation

  6. Travel may be required for field installations

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. High School diploma or 3+ years of data center experience

  2. 3+ years of experience installing, troubleshooting, and repairing network, server, and/or storage equipment in a data center environment

  3. Experience diagnosing and replacing equipment components including backplanes, motherboards, CPUs, drives, and other parts

  4. Experience using a web-based ticketing system to manage install and repair tasks

  5. Experience running Linux command line utilities for troubleshooting and diagnostics

  6. Able to lift and move a minimum of 50 lbs.

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Experience configuring and upgrading firmware for network, server, and/or storage devices

  2. Familiarity with fiber and copper network cabling including IP and SAN deployments

  3. Experience testing and cleaning fiber optic components

Industry: Internet

Equal Opportunity: Facebook is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at accommodations-ext@fb.com or you may call us at +1 650-308-7837.